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Oct '17

Benefits of our Group Insurance Policies

In Pitsas Insurances we offer an excellent range of options for corporate groups. For small groups especially, we offer discounted prices, flexibility about their choice of benefits, and preferential underwriting terms. We are often asked ‘what is your minimum size for an employee group?’.  We can actually set up a group scheme with just a single employee.  Why would this be of interest to a company? Firstly, the premium will be at a small discount to the price which would be paid by an individual (non-group) applicant. [...]

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Sep '17

Paphos Real Estate Market 2017

Paphos, a coastal city rich in history in culture located in the western part of Cyprus, is the capital of Paphos District. The area of the district is 1,393 km², which constitutes 15.1% of the total area of the island. According to the 2011 Census, it has a population of 90,295, out of which approximately 36% are overseas nationals compared to the average 24% for Cyprus. The local economy is mainly based on agriculture and tourism, with the district receiving about a third of tourist arrivals and having the highest number of four and five-star hotels on the island. [...]

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Aug '17

Directors & Officers Insurance

Surge of Lawsuits According to the advisory company Towers Watson & Co during the decade 2001 – 2011 in USA the 69% of the public traded companies and the 21% of the private companies have faced a shareholder’s case suit. In Cyprus, the financial crisis of 2013 created inevitably favorable conditions for the upsurge of lawsuits. Pointedly, the most renowned of these conditions are: The commitment for social justice instigates government prosecutors to the intensification of investigations for the disclosure of scandals and wrongful acts. [...]

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Jul '17

Cyber Attack Coverage

As Robert Mueller (FBI Director 2012) put it: “There are only two types of companies: those that have been hacked and those that will be”. Virtually every business relies on data and computer systems. When these systems experience a virus or other computer attack (cyberattack), a business is at real risk of losing critical information that is essential to daily operations and potentially exposing itself to third party liability. Since data can be sold at extremely high prices in the black market, hackers have strong motivation to hunt after these data. [...]

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Jun '17

10 Reasons to insure Your Life

We all try hard to materialise our dreams, accomplish our aims, create a safe environment for those we love and achieve a high standard of living. The path to the future and economic success is full with challenges,opportunities and dangers. Life insurance is the optimum solution for the protection of your family Life insurance is the most important insurance program as it ensures a sufficient monetary capital to the legitimate heirs in the case of a loss of life. [...]

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Jun '17

Car Accidents in Cyprus

According to the World Health Organization, more than 1.2 million people around the world die because of road accidents. This makes them a leading cause of preventable death globally, especially among young people. In the European Union alone, more than 26,000 people died on the roads in 2015, while Cyprus in particular topped the charts for the biggest increase in the number of fatal accidents that year. While the European Commission has adopted an ambitious Road Safety Programme that aims to drastically cut the number of road deaths by 2020, are those measures enough? [...]

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Jun '17

Why medical insurance is essential?

Nobody really plans on getting sick or hurt; people tend to forget there is a possibility of things like that happening until they actually happen. Unfortunately, getting quality healthcare can be very costly, which means it could become a massive financial burden for both the patient and his/her family. This is why medical insurance is absolutely essential if you want to be at ease about any possible issue that should arise. [...]

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Jun '17

What you should do in case of a car accident

Firstly, help any injured and subsequently help the police authorities in their efforts to collect data regarding the scene of the accident. Write down names and phone numbers of any witnesses and the registration numbers of any cars leaving the scene of the accident, even if they were not immediately involved. Remain Calm Think rationally, remain calm and avoid involvement in any kind of dispute. Remember that vituperation (verbal abuse) is a pecuniary offence. [...]

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Jun '17

Renew your road tax

ROAD TAX (CIRCULATION LICENSE) CYPRUS Road Tax is due in January or June each year and is charged based on the vehicle’s engine size, unladen weight and whether it uses petrol or diesel. How to renew your Road Tax (Circulation License). The most effective and quickest way to renew your Road Tax is online. Below we provide the link to the website you can do this, the JSSsmart.com, where you will be required to log on or register with your e-mail and a password. [...]

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